Lackawanna County Children’s Library

Scranton, PA

Adaptive reuse of a former Neo-classical Christian Science church into a Children’s Library includes play-scale replicas of Lackawanna County historic landmarks. These artisanal elements and the use of vibrant colors enhance and enliven the carefully restored historic architectural framework. The lower level houses book stacks and meeting rooms.

Size:  6,250 SF, 2.5 stories
Completed:  1987
Construction Cost:   $800,000